Zip Code 21703 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFrederick
Zip Code StateMaryland
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Frederick
Area Code227 / 240 / 301
Current Population:32854
Racial Majority:White 55.46%
Public School Racial Majority:White 42.6%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$71232
Average Adjusted Gross Income$60450
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time33.5 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range276 - 633 ft.
Area34 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.35480118, -77.42800140

Zip Code 21703 Description

Zip Code 21703 is located in the state of Maryland in the Washington D.C. metro area. Zip code 21703 is primarily located in Frederick County. The official US Postal Service name for 21703 is FREDERICK, Maryland. Portions of zip code 21703 are contained within or border the city limits of Ballenger Creek, MD, Braddock Heights, MD, and Frederick, MD. Zip code 21703 is within area code 301 and area code 240. 21703 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Maryland.

The current unemployment level in 21703 is 3.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 21703 increased to 32854 from 26420 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 21703 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 21703 public schools is White. 40.6% of students in 21703 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 18243 55.46% 19407 -6%
 Black Or African American 5159 15.68% 4984 +4%
 Hispanic 5468 16.62% 4924 +11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 74 0.22% 77 -4%
 Asian 2709 8.24% 2383 +14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.03% 24 -63%
 Other Race 98 0.19% 98 -35%
 Two Or More Races 957 3.55% 957 +22%

Zip Code 21703 Race/Ethnicity

 White 42.6%
 Black Or African American 19.7%
 Hispanic 23%
 Asian 7.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 6.4%

Zip Code 21703 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3285426420
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households11954
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
40.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
75.0%
Median Household Income$71232
Income Under $50K Per Year28.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year43.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year27.90%
21703 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Maryland District 6David TroneDemocrat
Maryland District 8Jamie RaskinDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Maryland Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$258880
Average Real Estate Sale Price$187166
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 64d - Piedmont Limestone/Dolomite Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 21703 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24273443536266655846372945
Avg Max Temp (°F)41465567768488867968564666
Avg Precip (In.)3.332.693.773.424.493.973.723.224.073.63.373.242.84
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV
CBSA Type21703
CBSA Population5500613
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours